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Lack of Exercise Is a Major Cause of Chronic Diseases

  1. Frank W. Booth1,
  2. Christian K. Roberts2,
  3. Matthew J. Laye3

Published Online: 1 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.c110025

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Booth, F. W., Roberts, C. K. and Laye, M. J. 2012. Lack of Exercise Is a Major Cause of Chronic Diseases. Comprehensive Physiology. 2:1143–1211.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Departments of Biomedical Sciences, Medical Pharmacology and Physiology, and Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, Dalton Cardiovascular Institute, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri

  2. 2

    School of Nursing and Center for Metabolic Disease Prevention, University of California, Los Angeles, California

  3. 3

    Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism, Copenhagen, Denmark and Buck Institute for Research on Aging, Novato, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 APR 2012

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